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Motherwell boss Mark McGhee looks ahead to crucial Dundee clash

After a tough run of fixtures against Scottish football’s big guns, Motherwell manager Mark McGhee is hoping his troops can deliver three points against Dundee.

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Mark McGhee faces an SFA disciplinary hearing on March 16 (Pic by John Devlin)

McGhee: Pittodrie fallout is the most serious thing I’ve had to deal with as a boss

Motherwell boss Mark McGhee has been speaking about the agony he’s felt since the infamous night in Aberdeen a week ago, when he was sent to the main stand by the fourth official before being filmed on a mobile phone by a Dons fan.

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Mark McGhee watching Motherwell's 2-0 defeat at Celtic Park last Saturday (Pic by Ian McFadyen)

McGhee issued with SFA Notice of Complaint

Motherwell manager Mark McGhee has been issued with a Notice of Complaint from the SFA regarding his alleged conduct during the 7-2 loss at Aberdeen last Wednesday night.

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Mark McGhee watching Motherwell during Saturday's 2-0 defeat at Celtic Park (Pic by Ian McFadyen)

McGhee issued with SFA Notice of Complaint

Motherwell manager Mark McGhee has been issued with a Notice of Complaint from the SFA regarding his alleged conduct during the 7-2 loss at Aberdeen last Wednesday night.

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Stephen Robinson (right) was formerly Motherwell assistant manager to Ian Baraclough (also pictured) and Mark McGhee. Here, Robinson and Baraclough celebrate thrashing Rangers 6-1 on aggregate in a relegation play-off decider in May 2015. (Pic by Alan Watson)

McGhee and Lasley hail Stephen Robinson’s return to Motherwell

In a welcome boost for Motherwell FC, former assistant manager Stephen Robinson has returned to the club.

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Mark McGhee is sent to main stand at Pittodrie on Wednesday night (Pic by Craig Williamson)

McGhee: losing experienced defenders Hammell and McManus against Celts was a body blow

Motherwell gaffer Mark McGhee said the loss of Stevie Hammell to a hip injury in the warm-up and Stephen McManus to a groin problem after just six minutes were body blows for Motherwell at Celtic Park on Saturday.

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Moussa Dembele scored a penalty for Celtic against Motherwell (Pic by Rob Casey)

Motherwell defeated 2-0 to champs Celtic at Parkhead

Motherwell went down to a 2-0 defeat at Celtic Park in Saturday’s Scottish Premiership clash.

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Current Motherwell FC scout David Brown pictured playing for Hull City back in November 1999 (Pic by Chris Lobina)

Motherwell scout: Scots clubs face tough battle against English

Motherwell FC scout David Brown has given an insight into the financial challenges facing Scottish Clubs compared to their English counterparts.

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Richard Tait receives treatment from Motherwell physio Aileen Anderson shortly before limping off against Hearts in Motherwell's last game (Pic by Alan Watson)

Hammell and Tait fit to face Aberdeen but Skippy/McHugh banned

Motherwell defenders Stevie Hammell and Richard Tait have recovered from knocks to be fit for the Scottish Premiership trip to Aberdeen tonight (Wednesday).

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Les Hutchison has been hailed by the Well Society for his "fantastic gesture"

Well Society delight at Les Hutchison gesture

Well Society marketing chief Craig Hughes is delighted at a goodwill gesture from former owner Les Hutchison which will see fans’ donations have double the benefit.

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Lee Lucas launches a two-footed tackle against Hamilton Accies' Massimo Donati, a challenge which Mark McGhee says was fully worthy of the subsequent red card awarded to Lucas (Pic by Alan Watson)

McGhee: there’s no chance I’ll tell players not to dive into tackles

Motherwell manager Mark McGhee says there is “no chance” of him telling his players to stop diving into tackles, despite three ’Well players getting straight red cards for robust challenges in recent weeks.

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Louis Moult's finest hour in a Motherwell jersey arguably came when he scored a double in a 2-1 win at Celtic Park in December 2015 (Pic by Alan Murray)

’Well hoping to keep McDonald and Moult but no deal for Cadogan

Motherwell FC are hoping to keep Australian forward Scott McDonald beyond the expiry of his current contract and they also want strike partner Louis Moult to pen an extended deal.

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Mark McGhee hopes to remain in the Motherwell dugout with his assistant manager James McFadden beyond the expiry of McGhee's contract this summer (Pic by Alan Watson)

McGhee: my future is at Motherwell FC

Motherwell manager Mark McGhee has told the Motherwell Times that he wants to stay at Fir Park beyond the expiry of his existing contract this summer.

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Carl McHugh's challenge on Cowie (Pic by Alan Watson)

Motherwell opt not to appeal McHugh red card

Motherwell FC won’t be appealing the straight red card awarded to midfielder against Hearts on Saturday.

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Ex-Thorniewood Utd gaffer Andy Frame is pictured with vice president Andrew Russell after the club's 2015 Sectional League Cup win

Nine applicants for Thorniewood Utd manager vacancy

Officials at managerless Thorniewood United hope to have a new gaffer in place for their league fixture a week on Saturday.

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The challenge which got Carl McHugh sent off for Motherwell against Hearts (Pic by Alan Watson)

McGhee: Carl McHugh red card was a joke

After Carl McHugh’s controversial dismissal against Hearts, Motherwell will lodge an appeal against a straight red card for one of their players for a second straight week.

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Carl McHugh (centre) was sent off on Saturday (Pic by Ian McFadyen)

10-man ’Well endure 3-0 Hearts loss

Motherwell endured their 11th defeat out of 11 games against Scotland’s top four clubs this season when they crashed 3-0 at home to Hearts on Saturday.

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Happier times for Louis Laing (left) as he poses for a pre-season shot at Fir Park in summer 2015 (Pic by Alan Watson)

Louis Laing’s away to forge a career in midfield

Motherwell manager Mark McGhee has explained the club’s decision to release centre half Louis Laing from his contract five months early.

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Empty seats are visible in the Phil O'Donnell Stand for last week's Motherwell v Rangers clash at Fir Park (Pic by Alan Watson)

Motherwell league crowds down by six per cent

Motherwell FC gaffer Mark McGhee has admitted he’s surprised that home league attendances have dipped by 6.4 per cent this season.

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Referee Willie Collum red cards Scott McDonald during last Saturday's game against Rangers (Pic by Alan Watson)

SFA reject ’Well appeal against McDonald red card

Motherwell FC’s appeal against Scott McDonald’s straight red card in the Rangers game last Saturday has been rejected by an SFA disciplinary tribunal.

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